Community Bus Garage

Recipient: Village of Fraser Lake
Amount: 39997
Date: 2018-05-16
Areas: Fort Fraser - Fraser Lake
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: This funding will assist with construction of a heated garage that will house the community bus. The community bus operates two scheduled routes per week which bring residents from neighbouring communities to Fraser Lake for medical appointments, shopping, and other services. This project was initially approved for a grant on May 16th, 2018. The Village of Fraser Lake subsequently applied to NKDF for further funding for this project (prior to the project commencing) and was approved an additional $11,000 on Dec. 10th, 2018 for a total of $39,997.00

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